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Inductee Profile


Barbara Abernethy | Honorary | Inducted 1996

Barbara Abernethy was a basketball player, coach, and official. She was a long-time physical education instructor and athletic administrator at Southern Connecticut State University. Abernethy was recognized as a pioneer and visionary determined to afford girls and women the opportunity to excel not only in basketball but also in every athletic arena. She also excelled on the softball field for the Raybestos Brakettes.